Percentage of Adults Who Reported Their Physical Health
Was Not Good on 14 or More Days in the Past 30 Days

Subpopulation Unweighted Frequency Weighted Percentage Standard Error Lower 95% Confidence
Limit
Upper 95% Confidence
Limit
TOTAL 1364 10.3 0.4 9.6 11.0
GENDER
Female 885 11.2 0.5 10.2 12.1
Male 479 9.4 0.6 8.3 10.5
AGE GROUP
18-24 years 29 4.4 0.9 2.6 6.1
25-34 years 64 5.9 0.9 4.2 7.5
35-44 years 122 9.4 1.0 7.4 11.3
45-54 years 222 11.6 1.0 9.7 13.5
55-64 years 349 14.3 1.0 12.5 16.2
65+ years 578 14.8 0.7 13.5 16.1
ETHNICITY
Non-Hispanic 1312 10.3 0.4 9.6 11.0
Hispanic 48 10.5 1.9 6.7 14.2
RACE
White only 1167 9.8 0.3 9.1 10.5
Black or African American only 96 14.8 2.3 10.4 19.3
Other race only 67 12.4 2.0 8.5 16.4
More than one race 27 10.6 2.6 5.4 15.8
EDUCATION
Less than high school 160 17.2 1.8 13.6 20.8
High school graduate or G.E.D 476 12.7 0.7 11.2 14.1
Some college 447 10.3 0.6 9.1 11.4
College graduate 281 5.2 0.4 4.5 5.9
ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $15,000 267 21.5 1.8 18.0 24.9
$15,000 to $24,999 348 16.2 1.2 13.9 18.5
$25,000 to $34,999 141 9.1 1.0 7.1 11.0
$35,000 to $49,999 185 10.8 1.0 8.8 12.8
$50,000 or more 258 5.5 0.4 4.7 6.4
EMPLOYMENT STATUS
Employed for wages/Self-employed 322 5.3 0.4 4.5 6.0
Out of work 60 11.0 1.7 7.7 14.4
Homemaker/Student 72 5.7 0.8 4.1 7.3
Retired 501 14.6 0.7 13.2 16.0
Unable to work 407 58.4 2.6 53.3 63.6
AVERAGE HOURS WORKED
None 531 12.2 0.6 11.0 13.4
1 to less than 20 hours 63 7.3 1.1 5.1 9.4
20 hours to less than 40 hours 92 6.2 0.9 4.5 7.9
40 plus hours 189 4.7 0.4 3.8 5.5
MARITAL STATUS
Married/member of an unmarried couple 665 9.5 0.5 8.6 10.4
Divorced/Separated 322 18.1 1.3 15.6 20.5
Widowed 246 15.3 1.1 13.1 17.5
Never married 126 6.5 0.8 4.9 8.0
DISABILITY STATUS
Do not have a disability 294 3.3 0.3 2.8 3.8
Have a disability 1065 35.6 1.2 33.3 38.0
POPULATION DENSITY
Frontier 73 11.2 1.5 8.2 14.2
Rural 140 9.3 0.9 7.5 11.1
Densely-settled rural 239 12.1 1.1 10.0 14.1
Semi-Urban 179 9.9 0.9 8.1 11.6
Urban 733 10.0 0.5 9.0 10.9
HEALTH INSURANCE STATUS
Uninsured 142 10.7 1.2 8.4 13.0
Insured 1219 10.2 0.4 9.5 11.0
DIABETES STATUS
No diabetes 991 8.6 0.4 7.9 9.3
Have diabetes 372 27.2 1.6 24.0 30.3
CURRENT ASTHMA STATUS
No current asthma 1089 9.0 0.4 8.3 9.7
Current Asthma 262 24.3 1.8 20.7 27.8
ARTHRITIS STATUS
No arthritis 472 5.8 0.4 5.1 6.5
Have arthritis 887 24.5 0.9 22.7 26.3
MENTAL HEALTH INDICATOR
<14 days mental health NOT good 923 7.3 0.3 6.7 8.0
14+ days mental health NOT good 411 35.3 1.9 31.5 39.1
SMOKING STATUS
Non-smoker 1022 9.1 0.4 8.3 9.8
Current smoker 331 15.3 1.1 13.3 17.4
WEIGHT CATEGORY
Normal or Underweight, BMI<25 367 7.8 0.6 6.7 8.9
Overweight, 25<= BMI<30 386 9.1 0.6 7.9 10.4
Obese, BMI>=30 538 14.1 0.8 12.6 15.6
LEISURE TIME PHYSICAL ACTIVITY
Does not participate in leisure time physical activity 657 21.0 1.1 19.0 23.1
Participates in leisure time physical activity 705 7.2 0.4 6.5 7.8
VETERAN STATUS
Did not serve on active duty 1162 10.0 0.4 9.2 10.7
Served on active duty 201 13.1 1.1 11.0 15.2

Numerator: Respondents reporting 14 or more days when their physical health was not good.
Denominator: All respondents, excluding unknowns and refusals.